If necessary, loosen the clamp, remove and
disassemble the precleaner. Wash the parts in clean
warm water. Allow them to dry. Assemble and install
Replace the housing gasket if it is damaged. Install
the nuts to the studs on the element. Close the hood.
Cleaning Air Cleaner Elements
When using pressure air, wear a face shield and
protective clothing. Use a maximum pressure of 30
psi (205 kPa) for cleaning purposes.
When cleaning with pressure water, use 40 psi (280
kPa) maximum pressure to prevent element damage.
Clean the housing. Uncover the air inlet opening.
Install a new secondary element.
Install the primary element and cover. Reset the
filter change indicator.
Do not clean elements by bumping or tapping them
on hard objects.
Inspect an element after cleaning. Do not use an
element with damaged pleats, gaskets or seals.
Have spare elements on hand to use when cleaning